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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes: variable, personal, and depends on the specific virus
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Anything possible: But probably unrelated to your environmental exposure. Sounds like a viral illness, but whether it is influenza or something else would require more ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: Chevk temp, wash hands, stay away from i'll patients, check for nasal carriage of flu.
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Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Influenza A or B: requires blood testing which is the only way to make a definitive diagnosis of influenza. Many other viral infections can mimic influenza.
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Ague: Your symptoms sound like the flu. See your doctor and he take a swab and give you a definitive answer in ten minutes.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Scuba
24 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Malaise: Generalized malaise, chills, headache and body aches, and dizziness all may be signs of the flu. Rest, fluids, supportive care with tylenol, (acetamin ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Sounds viral: Very well may be a viral process, so try to stay well hydrated and get rest. If progressive, call your md.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeannine Weiss
27 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Could be flu: The flu does not always contribute to nausea and vomiting. A follow-up visit to the md to see if you have the flu will put your mind at ease and allow ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Massasge: and flu-like symptoms. When you get a massage, the sludge of the lymphatic fluid is circulated through your body. That needs to be eliminated throug ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Fever: Please go to the emergency room right now!

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